5 Top Places to Visit for Under £300

So you are completely sick of your boss moaning at you and desperately want to get away to somewhere exotic and awesome. But there’s one thing holding you back – you don’t have a lot of dough to play around with.

Never fear! Here at Hopeless we’ve done the hard work for you and found our top ten places to visit – flights AND hotel – for under£300

1) Marrakech, Morrocco.


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Bloomin’ magical – and cheap. Image: Four Seasons Traveller.

This African wonder is on many a top list of places to see. Swan around the souks, check out the Atlas Mountains, each as much Tagine as you can before you burst…you know the drill.

Oddly enough, for a place that is a 3.5 hour flight and has amazing weather, it’s so reasonable to go to. You can nab an ALL INCLUSIVE hotel and flights for around £300ppx.

Check out the deal here.

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Moroccan souks. Image: Four Seasons Traveller.

2) Reykjavik, Iceland.


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Potter around the vibrant coloured buildings, the cathedral and so much more.

All of the lights, all of the lights. Don your warmest jacket and head to Iceland in hope to see the spectacle of the Northern Lights, geysers and a whole lot more.

The best part is, you can get flights one way from £53. And a simple ganders on Air B N B will show you amazing value apartments, including this little downtown apartment with a bloomin’ hot tub for around £50 per night.

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Gorgeous downtown apartments are available at a snip @Airbnb

3) Dublin, Ireland


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Guiness be calling to you. #drunkenweekend

To be sure, to be sure (can I say that? Is that racist?) Dublin is an incredible place to go to. Head to the Guiness Factory, spot a local pub with a fantastic local band. Basically – spend the whole weekend getting drunk in different locations.

Now, because the lucky land is close, it’s pretty cheap to get to, with flights starting at around £22 each way.

Nab a hotel room slap bang in the centre (Parnell Street) for around £240 for three nights.

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The Jury’s Inn is on Parnell Street, one of the main shopping streets in Dublin. Image: Trip Advisor.

4) London, England.


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Oh so pretty.  Image: Indietravel.net

London’s calling! England’s capital can make an incredible getaway – and you may not even have to fly.

Grab a train into Central London as it’s much easier than navigating your car through the cluttered streets. You can find stunning 4* hotels for around £250 for the weekend. Pass by Hyde Park, kiss Harry Styles at Madame Tussauds and wave to the Queen, a lovely little break. Find deals on hotel rooms here.

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Treat yourself and go for a posh and swanky hotel for under £300.

5) Budapest, Hungary.


Not bad for £300… Image: inberostar.com

From the bulling baths to St Stephen’s Basillica, there’s loads to do on a short break to Budapest.

Every year, Budapest have their infamous Sziget Festival. The whole city comes to life and  international bands play for a whole week. If you fancy going in the fun, you can get a day ticket from just 59 euros.

And the best bit is, you can glamp is EXTREME style. You can nab a 5 star hotel, yup really, and flights for under £300 this summer. Check out the deal here.

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The lovely fuhhivvee star Aquincum hotel.


Comment below if you can find any more amazing deals this summer.


HH xo


One Comment Add yours

  1. Nicole says:

    Really great post, makes me want to go away somewhere, Iceland is already top of my list so thanks for the tips!

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